ME 2151 Chapter 7

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  1. Fracture
  2. separation of a piece of material into two or
    more pieces when subject to stress
  3. Fracture involves the initiation and propagation (i.e.
    growth) of a crack, and may occur in several ways, such as:
    !  slow application of external loads (e.g. tensile test)



    !  rapid application of external loads (impact)



    !  cyclic or repeated loading (fatigue)



    !  time-dependent deformation (creep)
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ME 2151 Chapter 7
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FRACTURE AND FATIGUE
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